field vole

noun

: a small European vole (Microtus agrestis) often troublesome in grainfields

Word History

First Known Use

1828, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of field vole was in 1828

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“Field vole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/field%20vole. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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